Go to top of page

MPA FAQs

Am I eligible for a Migration Points Advice (MPA)?

What do I do if I can't access the application form for the MPA Program?

I have completed the application form and paid the fee before 18 March 2020 but have not sent it to TRA. What can I do?

How will I know if TRA has registered my MPA application?

How do I reprint the payment receipt page for my details?

How many points will I be able to claim for my qualification and/or employment?

How long will it take to process my MPA application?

I need my application processed faster than the standard 120 days. What do I need to do?

I’ve been locked out of the online portal, what should I do now?

Do I need an English Language Test (such as IELTS etc)?

What is the maximum amount of employment TRA will assess?

I am self-employed, can I apply?

What evidence do I need for my employment?

What if I have only worked part-time?

How many payslips do I need to provide?

How will I know if I need to have an MPA outcome?

Do I need to resubmit documents I have already provided to TRA with a previous MSA or MPA application?

Why does TRA need a transcript of the subjects I studied for my qualification?

I have received my MPA letter and need feedback. What do I need to do?

How do I request a review of my MPA outcome?

What is the relevant Australian qualification for my nominated occupation?

My employment is not related to my occupation. Can it be considered for an MPA?

I have other qualifications that are not related to my nominated occupation. Can I get these assessed by TRA?

How do I request a copy of my MPA outcome letter?